Programme Index

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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Jazzer's got some good news, and Helen has an unexpected invitation. Show more

Contributors

Jill Archer:
Patricia Greene
Kenton Archer:
Richard Attlee
David Archer:
Tim Bentinck
Ruth Archer:
Felicity Finch
Pip Archer:
Helen Monks
Josh Archer:
Cian Cheesbrough
Elizabeth Pargetter:
Alison Dowling
Freddie Pargetter:
Jack Firth
Brian Aldridge:
Charles Collingwood
Jennifer Aldridge:
Angela Piper
Adam Macy:
Andrew Wincott
Matt Crawford:
Kim Durham
Lilian Bellamy:
Sunny Ormonde
Peggy Woolley:
June Spencer
Jolene Perks:
Buffy Davis
Emma Grundy:
Emerald O'Hanrahan
Lynda Snell:
Carole Boyd
Jazzer Mccreary:
Ryan Kelly
Jim Lloyd:
John Rowe
Darrell Makepeace:
Dan Hagley
Elona Makepeace:
Eri Shuka
Rob Titchener:
Timothy Watson
Rick (Designer):
Will Howard
Director:
Dawn Coulson

Just a Minute

Series 66

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Nicholas Parsons hosts, as Graham Norton, Kevin Eldon, Pam Ayres and Paul Merton attempt to talk for 60 seconds without hesitation, repetition or deviation. Show more

Contributors

Panellist:
Graham Norton
Panellist:
Kevin Eldon
Panellist:
Pam Ayres
Panellist:
Paul Merton
Producer:
Katie Tyrrell

Dangerous Visions

The Drowned World

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

JG Ballard's story of a scientific mission surveying drowned cities. This is a future where the Earth's atmosphere, and human consciousness, has eroded. Adapted by Graham White. Show more

Contributors

Strangman:
Tim McInnerny
Colonel Riggs:
Robert Blythe
Dr Alan Bryant:
Paul Stonehouse
Lieutenant Hardman:
Ben Crowe
Caesar:
Don Gilet
Writer:
JG Ballard
Adaptor:
Graham White

Genres

Open Book

Louise Doughty on Apple Tree Yard; a new pan-African prize for novelists

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Louise Doughty talks to Mariella Frostrup about her thriller Apple Tree Yard, plus exploring Balkan literature, and news of the first pan-African prize for debut novelists. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Louise Doughty
Producer:
Andrea Kidd
Interviewed Guest:
Ellah Allfrey

Last Word

A novelist, a racehorse trainer, a swimmer and film star, a key figure in the Warsaw Pact and 'the fastest granny on water'

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Matthew Bannister on novelist Iain Banks, racehorse trainer Sir Henry Cecil, swimmer and film star Esther Williams and the powerboat racing Countess of Arran. Show more

Contributors

The Film Programme

Zack Snyder on Man of Steel; Neil Brand on superhero soundtracks; Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to director Zack Snyder about the latest Superman film, Man of Steel. Plus the story behind low-budget UK documentary Moo Man, about a maverick dairy farmer. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Zack Snyder
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Brand
Producer:
Fiona Couper

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